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Book awards: William Sanders Scarborough Prize

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Works (18)

Exodus!: Religion, Race and Nation in Early Nineteenth-Century Black America by Eddie S. Glaude Jr.2001
Constructing the Black Masculine: Identity and Ideality in African American Men's Literature and Culture, 1775-1995 by Maurice O. Wallace2002
American Lazarus: Religion and the Rise of African-American and Native American Literatures by Joanna Brooks2003
Blood Talk: American Race Melodrama and the Culture of the Occult by Susan GillmanHonorable Mention, 2003
Games of Property: Law, Race, Gender, and Faulkner's Go Down, Moses by Thadious M. DavisHonorable Mention, 2003
Harriet Jacobs: A Life by Jean Fagan Yellin2004
Phonographies: Grooves in Sonic Afro-Modernity by Alexander G. Weheliye2005
A Spectacular Secret: Lynching in American Life and Literature by Jacqueline Goldsby2006
Private Lives, Proper Relations: Regulating Black Intimacy by Candice M. Jenkins2007
Inventing the New Negro: Narrative, Culture, and Ethnography by Daphne LamotheHonorable Mention, 2008
James Baldwin's Turkish Decade: Erotics of Exile by Magdalena J. Zaborowska2008
Slaves to Fashion: Black Dandyism and the Styling of Black Diasporic Identity by Monica L. Miller2009
The Indignant Generation: A Narrative History of African American Writers and Critics, 1934-1960 by Lawrence P. Jackson2010
Darkening Mirrors: Imperial Representation in Depression-era African American Performance by Stephanie Leigh Batiste2011
Charisma and the fictions of Black leadership by Erica R. Edwards2012
Difficult Diasporas: The Transnational Feminist Aesthetic of the Black Atlantic (American Literature Initiative) by Samantha Pinto2013
Freedom Time: The Poetics and Politics of Black Experimental Writing (The Callaloo African Diaspora Series) by Anthony Reed2014
Embodied Avatars: Genealogies of Black Feminist Art and Performance (Sexual Cultures) by Uri McMillan2015

Award description

Established in 2001, the prize is awarded annually for an outstanding scholarly study of black American literature or culture published the previous year.


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